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Stater of Asia Minor with roughened surface

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Obverse: Irregular, pitted surface. Reverse: Plain punch-mark.


By date unknown: S. Pozzi Collection; by 1920: with Naville & Co., 6 and 8 Rue Pecolat, Geneva, Switzerland (auction of the Pozzi Collection, April 4ff., 1921, Lucerne, Switzerland, lot 2349); by date unknown: C. T. Seltman Collection; March 7, 1933: purchased by MFA from C. T. Seltman for $ 280.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 33.367 and 33.368)

Credit Line

William Amory Gardner Fund

Greek, Late Orientalizing Period, about 650–600 B.C.


Uncertain, Asia Minor

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1747.


Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 14.06 gm.

Accession Number


Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


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